A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000dis5. Event ids that are associated: us7000dis5. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/03/21 / 2021-03-06 16:37:00 / March 6, 2021 @ 4:37 pm. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:37:00 / 4:37 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -176.9378° West, -29.5232° South, depth 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-six, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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